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Christ firayeth for his apostles. CHAP. XVII, XVIII. Jesus is taken. 835 CHAP. XVII.

20 Neither pray I for these alone; but 1 Christ prayeth to his Father to glorify || for them also which shall believe on me

him, 6 and to preserve his apostles, 11 through their word. in unity, 17 and in truth.

21 That they all may be one; as thou, THI 'HESE words spake Jesus, and lifted Father, ari in me, and I in thee, that they

up his eyes to heaven, and said, Fa- | also may be one in us: that the world ther, the hour is come; glorify thy Son, may believe that thou hast sent me. that thy Son also may glorify thee: 22 And the glory which thou gavest

2 As thou hast given him power over me, I have given them ; that they may all flesh, that he should give eternal life be one, even as we are one. to as many as thou hast given him.

23 I in them, and thou in me, that 3 And 'this is life eternal, that they they may be made perfect in one; and might know thee the only true God, and that the world may know that thou hast Jesus Christ whom thou hast sent. sent me, and hast loved them as thou

4 I have glorified thee on the earth : hast loved me. I have finished the work which thou 24 Father, I will that they also whom gavest me to do.

thou hast given me be with me where I 5 And now, O Father, glorify thou me am; that they may behold my glory which with thine ownself, with the glory which thou hast given me: for thou lovedst me I had with thee before the world was. before the foundation of the world.

6 I have manifested thy name unto the 25 O righteous Father, the world hath men which thou gavest me out of the not known thee: but I have known world: thine they were, and thou gavest thee, and these have known that thou them me; and they have kept thy word. | hast sent me.

*7 Now they have known that all things 26 And I have declared unto them whatsoever thou hast given me are of thee. thy name, and will declare it: that the

8 For I have given unto them the words love wherewith thou hast loved me, may which thou gavest me; and they have be in them, and I in them. received them, and have known surely

CHAP. XVIII. that I came out from thee, and they have | 1 Judas betrayeth Jesus. 15 Peter denieth believed that thou didst send me.

him. 28 He is arraigned before Pilate. 9e1 pray for them: I pray not for the W he went forth with his disciples world, but for them which thou hast given me; for they are thine.

over the brook Cedron, where was a 10 And all mine are thine, and thine garden, into the which he entered, and are mine; and I am glorified in them. his disciples.

11 And now I am no more in the world, 2 And Judas also, which betrayed him, but these are in the world, and I come to knew the place: for Jesus oft-times rethee. Holy Father, keep through thine | sorted thither with his disciples. own name those whom thou hast given 3 Judas then, having received a band me, that they may be one, as we are. of men and officers from the chief priests

12 While I was with them in the world, || and Pharisees, cometh thither with lanI kept them in thy name: those that thou terns, and torches, and weapons. gavest me I have kept, and none of them 4 Jesus therefore, knowing all things is lost but the son of perdition ; that the that should come upon him, went forth, scripture might be fulfilled.

and said unto them, Whom seek ye? 13 And now come I to thee, and these 5 They answered him, Jesus of Nazathings I speak in the world, that they reth. Jesus saith unto them, I am he. might have my joy fulfilled in themselves. And Judas also, which betrayed him,

14 I have given them thy word ; and stood with them. the world hath hated them, because they 6 As soon then as he had said unto are not of the world, even as I am not them, I am he, they went backward, and of the world.

fell to the ground. 15 I pray not that thou shouldest take 7 Then asked he them again, Whom them out of the world, but that thou seek ye? And they said, Jesus of Nazareth. shouldest keep them from the evil.

8 Jesus answered, I have told you that 16 They are not of the world, even as I am he: if therefore ye seek me, let I am not of the world.



way : 17 Sanctify them through thy truth: 9. That the saying might be fulfilled thy word is truth.

which he spake, Of them which thou 18 As thou hast sent me into the gavest me, have I lost none. world, even so have I also sent them into 10 Then Simon Peter, having a sword, the world.

drew it, and smote the high priest's ser19 And for their sakes I sanctify my- vant, and cut off his right ear. The self, that they also might be sanctified servant's name was Malchus. through the truth.

11 Then said Jesus unto Peter, Put up


836 Peter denieth Jesus. ST. JOHN.

His arraignment. thy sword into the sheath: the cup which , and said, What accusation bring ye amy Father hath given me, shall I not gainst this man? drink it ?

30 They answered and said unto him, 12 Then the band, and the captain, If he were not a malefactor, we would and officers of the Jews took Jesus, and not have delivered him up unto thee. bound him,

31 Then said Pilate unto them, Take 13 And led him away to Annas first, ye him, and judge him according to your (for he was father-in-law to Caiaphas, law. The Jews therefore said unto him, which was the high priest that same year.) | It is not lawful for us to put any man to

14 Now Caiaphas was he which gave death : counsel to the Jews, that it was expedient 32 That the saying of Jesus might be that one man should die for the people. fulfilled, which he spake, signifying what

15 | And Simon Peter followed Jesus, death he should die. and so did another disciple. That disci- 33 Then Pilate entered into the judgple was known unto the high priest, and ment-hall again, and called Jesus, and went in with Jesus, into the palace of the said unto him, Art thou the King of the high priest.

Jews? 16 But Peter stood at the door without. 34 Jesus answered him, Sayest thou Then went out that other disciple which this thing of thyself, or did others tell it was known unto the high priest, and thee of me? spake unto her that kept the door, and 35 Pilate answered, Am I a Jew? brought in Peter.

thine own nation, and the chief priests, 17°Then saith the damsel that kept the have delivered thee unto me: what hast door unto Peter, Art not thou also one of thou done? this man's disciples? He saith, I am not. 36 Jesus answered, My kingdom is not

18 And the servants and officers stood of this world : if my kingdom were of there, who had made a fire of coals ; (for this world, then would my servants fight, it was cold,) and they warmed them- that I should not be delivered to the selves : and Peter stood with them, and Jews : but now is my kingdom not from warmed himself.

19 9. The high priest then asked Jesus 37 Pilate therefore said unto him, Art of his disciples, and of his doctrine. thou a king then? Jesus answered, Thon

20 Jesus answered him, I spake open- || sayest that I am a king. To this end ly to the world ; I ever taught in the was I born, and for this cause came I synagogue, and in the temple, whither into the world, that I should bear witness the Jews always resort ; and in secret unto the truth. Every one that is of the have I said nothing.

truth, heareth my voice. 21 Why askest thou me? ask them 38 Pilate saith unto him, What is which heard me, what I have said unto truth? And when he had said this, he them : behold, they know what I said. went out again unto the Jews, and saith

22 And when he had thus spoken, one of the officers which stood by, struck Je

unto them, I find in him no fault at all.

e sus with the palm of his hand, saying, release unto you one at the passover: Answerest thou the high priest so? will ye therefore that I release unto you

23 Jesus answered him, if I have spoken the King of the Jews? evil, bear witness of the evil : but if well, 40 Then cried they all again, saying, why smitest thou me?

Not this man, but Barabbas. Now Ba24 (Now Annas had sent him bound rabbas was a robber. unto Caiaphas the high priest.)

CHAP. XIX. 25 And Simon Peter stood and warmed 1 Christ is scourged, crowned with himself. They said therefore unto him, thorns, beaten, and crucified. 28 He Art not thou also one of his disciples ? dieth, 38, and is buried by Josepih and He denied it, and said, I am not.

Nicodemus. 26 One of the servants of the high

Thard scourged him.

'HEN Pilate therefore took Jesus, priest, (being his kinsman whose ear Peter cut off,) saith, Did not I see thee in the 2 And the soldiers platted a crown of garden with him?

thorns, and put it on his head, and they 27 Peter then denied again ; and im- put on him a purple robe, mediately the cock crew.

3 And said, Hail, King of the Jews ! 28 | Then led they Jesus from Caia- and they smote him with their hands. phas unto the hall of judgment : and it 4 Pilate therefore went forth again, was early ; and they themselves went and saith unto thein, Behold, I bring him not into the judgment-hall, lest they forth to you, that ye may know that I should be defiled; but that they might find no fault in him. eat the passover.

5. Then came Jesus forth, wearing the 29 Pilate then went out unto them, li crown of thorns, and the purple robe

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His death. 837 And Pilate saith unto them, Behold the 23 | Then the soldiers, when they had man!

crucified Jesus, took his garments, and 6 When the chief priests therefore and made four parts, to every soldier a part; officers saw him, they cried out, saying, i and also his coat: now the coat was withCrucify him, crucify him. Pilate saith out seam, woven from the top throughout. unto them, Take ye him, and crucify 24 They said therefore among themhim : for I find no fault in him.

selves, Let us not rend it, but cast lots 7 The Jews answered him, We have a for it whose it shall be ; that the scriplaw, and by our law he ought to die, be- || ture might be fulfilled, which saith, They cause he made himself the Son of God. parted my raiment among them, and for

8 9 When Pilate therefore heard that my vesture they did cast lots. These saying, he was the more afraid ;

things therefore the soldiers did, 9 And went again into the judgment- 25 q Now there stood by the cross of hall, and saith unto Jesus, Whence art Jesus, his mother, and his mother's sister, thou? But Jesus gave him no answer. Mary the wife of Cleophas, and Mary

10 Then saith Pilate unto him, Speak- Magdalene. est thou not unto me? knowest thou not,

26 When Jesus thereture saw his moththat I have power to crucify thee, and er, and the disciples standing by, whom have power to release thee?"

he loved, he saith unto his mother, Wom11 Jesus answered, Thou couldest have || an, behold thy Son! no power at all against me; except it 27 Then saith he to the disciple, Bewere given thee from above: therefore hold thy mother! And from that hour he that delivered me unto thee hath the that disciple took her unto his own home. greater sin.

28 | After this, Jesus knowing that all 12 And from thenceforth Pilate sought things were now accomplished, that the to release him : but the Jews cried out, || scripture might be fulfilled, saith, I thirst. saying, If thou let this man go, thou art 29 Now there was set a vessel full of not Cesar's friend. Whosoever maketh || vinegar: and they filled a spunge with himself a king, speaketh against Cesar. vinegar, an: put it upon hyssop, and put

13 | When Pilate therefore heard that it to his mouth. saying, he brought Jesus forth, and sat 30 When Jesus therefore had received down in the judgment-seat, in a place that the vinegar, he said, It is finished: and he is called the Pavement, but in the He- | bowed his head, and gave up the ghost. brew, Gabbatha.

31 The Jews therefore, because it was 14. And it was the preparation of the the preparation, that the bodies should passover, and about the sixth hour: and not remain upon the cross on the sabhe saith unto the Jews, Behold your bath-day (for that sabbath-day was an King!

high-day) besought Pilate that their 15 But they cried out, Away with him, legs might be broken, and that they away with him, crucify him. Pilate saith might be taken away. unto them, Shall I crucify your King ? 32 Then came the soldiers, and brake The chief priests answered, We have the legs of the first, and of the other no king but Cesar.

which was crucified with him. 16 Then delivered he him therefore 33 But when they came to Jesus, and unto them to be crucified. And they saw that he was dead already, they brake took Jesus, and led him away.

not his legs : 17 And he bearing his cross went forth 34 But one of the soldiers with a spear into a place called the place of a skull, pierced his side, and forthwith came which is called in the Hebrew, Golgotha: || thereout blood and water.

18 Where they crucified him, and two 35 And he that saw it, bare record, other with him, on either side one, and and his record is true: and he knoweth Jesus in the midst.

that he saith true, that ye might believe. 19 | And Pilate wrote a title, and put 36. For these things were done, that it on the cross. And the writing was, the scripture should be fulfilled, A bone JESUS OF NAZARETH THE KING of him shall not be broken. OF THE JEWS.

37 And again another scripture saith, 20 This title then read many of the They shall look on him whom they Jews: for the place where Jesus was cru- pierced. cified was nigh to the city: and it was 38 | And after this, Joseph of Arimaa written in Hebrew,and Greek, and Latin.thea (being a disciple of Jesus, but se

.-21. Tlien said the chief priests of the cretly for fear of the Jews) besought PiJews to Pilate, Write not, The King of late that he might take away the body of the Jews; but that he said, I am King Jesus: and Pilate gave him leave. He of the Jews.

came therefore and took the body of Jesus. : 22 Pilate answered, What I have writ- 39 And there came also Nicodemus ten, I have written:

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838 Christ's resurrection.


He appeareth to his discipler and brought a mixture of myrrh and hence, tell me where thou hast laid him, aloes, about an hundred pound weight.

and I will take him away. 40 Then took they the body of Jesus, and 16 Jesus saith unto her, Mary. She wound it in linen clothes, with the spices, turned herself, and saith unto him, Rabas the manner of the Jews is to bury. boni, which is to say, Master.

41 Now in the place where he was 17 Jesus saith unto her, Touch me not: crucified, there was a garden ; and in for I am not yet ascended to my Father: the garden a new sepulchre, wherein was but go to my brethren, and say unto them, never man yer !aid.

I ascend unto my Father and your Fa42 There laid they Jesus therefore, be ther, and to my God and your God. cause of the Jews preparation-day, for 18 Mary Magdalene came and told the sepulchre was nigh at hand.

the disciples that she had seen the Lord. CHAP. XX.

and that he had spoken these things unto 11 Jesus appeareth unto Mary, 19 and her.

to his disciples. 24 Thomas' incredul- 19 q Then the same day at evening, ity, 26 and confession.

being the first day of the week, when the HE first day of the week cometh doors were shut where the disciples were

Mary Magdalene early, when it was assembled for fear of the Jews, came leyet dark, unto the sepulchre, and seeth sus and stood in the midst, and saith unto the stone taken away from the sepulchre. them, Peace be unto you.

2 Then she runneth, and cometh to Si- 20 And when he had so said, he shewed mon Peter, and to the other disciple unto them his hands and his side. Then whom Jesus loved, and saith unto them, were the disciples glad when they saw They have taken away the Lord out of the Lord. the sepulchre, and we know not where 21 Then said Jesus to them again, Peace they have laid him.

be unto you: as my Father hath sent me, 3 Peter therefore went forth, and that even so send I you. other disciple, and came to the sepulchre. 22 And when he had said this, he

4 So they ran both together; and the breathed on them, and saith unto them, other disciple did outrun Peter, and came Receive ye the Holy Ghost. first to the sepulchre.

23 Whose soever sins ye remit, they 5 And he stooping down, and looking are remitted unto them; and whose so in, saw the linen clothes lying ; yet ever sins ye retain, they are retained. went he not in.

24 | But Thomas, one of the twelve, 6 Then cometh Simon Peter following called Didymus, was not with them when him, and went into the sepulchre, and Jesus came. seeth the linen clothes lie;

25 The other disciples therefore said 7 And the napkin that was about his unto him, We have seen the Lord. But head, not lying with the linen clothes, he said unto them, Except I shall see in but wrapped together in a place by itself. || his hands the print of the nails, and put

8 Then went in also that other disci- my finger into the print of the nails, and ple which came first to the sepulchre, thrust my hand into his side, I will not and he saw, and believed.

believe. 9 For as yet they knew not the scripture, 26 And after eight days again his that he must rise again from the dead. disciples were within, and I'homas with

10 Then the disciples went away again them: then came Jesus, the doors being unto their own home.

shut, and stood in the midst, and said, 11 But Mary stood without at the || Peace be unto you. sepulchre weeping: and as she wept she 27 Then sarth he to Thomas, Reach stooped down and looked into the sepul- hither thy finger, and behold my hands; chre,

and reach hither thy hand, and thrust it 12 And seeth two angels in white, sit- | into my side; and be not faithless, but ting, the one at the head, and the other at believing. the feet, where the body of Jesus had lien. 28 And Thomas answered and said

13 And they say unto her, Woman, || unto him, My Lord and my God. : why weepest" thou ? She saith unto 29 Jesus saith unto him, Thomas, bethem, Because they have taken away my cause thou hast seen me, thou hast beLord, and I know not where they have lieved : blessed are they that have not laid him.

seen, and yet have believed. 14 And when she had thus said, she 30 And many other signs truly did turned herself back, and saw Jesus stand- | Jesus in the presence of his disciples, ing, and knew not that it was Jesus. which are not written in this book.

15 Jesus saith unto her, Woman, why 31 But these are written, that ye miglit weepest thou ? whom seekest thou? She, I believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son supposing him to be the gardener, saith of God, and that believing ye might have unto him, Sir, if thou have borne him life through his name.


Christ appeareth again.

CHAP. I. He giveth Peter a charge. 839 CHAP. XXI.

sus shewed himself to his disciples, after 1 Christ, appearing again, 15 giveth that he was risen from the deaủ.

Peler a charge ; 22 and rebuketh his 15 [ So when they had dined, Jesus curiosity.

saith to Simon Peter, Simon son of Jo


hinself again to the disciples at the He saith unto him, Yea, Lord : thou sea of Tiberias : and on this wise shewed knowest that I love thee. He saith unto he himself

him, Feed my lambs. 2 There were together Simon Peter, 16 He saith to him again the second and Thomascalled Didymus, and Nathan- time, Simon son of Jonas, lovest thou ael of Cana in Galilee, and the sons of me? He saith unto him, Yea, Lord: thou Zebedee, and two other of his disciples. knowest that I love thee. He sailh unto

3 Simon Peter saith unto them, I go ahim, Feed my sheep. fishing. They say unto him, We also go 17 He saith unto him the third time, with thee. They went forth, and enter- Simon son of Jonas, lovest thou me ed into a ship immediately ; 'and that Peter was grieved, because he said unto night they caught nothing.

him the third time, Lovest thou me? And 4 But when the morning was now he said unto him, Lord, thou knowest all come, Jesus stood on the shore : but the things; thou knowest that I love thee. disciples knew not that it was Jesus. Jesus saith unto him, Feed my sheep.

5 Then Jesus saith unto them, Chil- 18 Verily, verily, I say unto thee, When dren, have ye any meat? They answer- thou wast young, thoş girdedst thyself, ed him, No.

and walkedst whither thou wouldest: but 6 And he said unto them, Cast the net when thou shalt be old, thou shalt stretch on the right side of the ship, and ye shall forth thy hands, and another shall gird find. They cast therefore, and now they thee, and carry thee whither thou wouldwere not able to draw it for the multitude est not. ef fishes.

19 This spake he, signifying by what 7 Therefore that disciple whom Jesus death he should glorify God. And when loved saith unto Peter, It is the Lord. he had spoken this, he saith unto him, Now when Simon Peter heard that it was Follow me. the Lord, he girt his fisher's coat unto 20 Then Peter turning about, seeth hiin, (for he was naked) and did cast him- the disciple whom Jesus loved, following; self into the sea.

(which also leaned on his breast at supper, 8 And the other disciples came in a lit- and said, Lord, which is he that betle ship (for they were not far from land, trayeth thee?) but as it were two hundred cubits) drag- 21 Peter seeing him, saith to Jesus, ging the net with fishes.

Lord, and what shall this man do 2 9 As soon then as they were come to 22 Jesus saith unto him, If I will that Land, they saw a fire of coals there, and he tarry till I come, what is that to thee? fish laid thereon, and bread

Follow thou me. 10 Jesus saith unto them, Bring of the 23 Then went this saying abroad among fish which ye have now caught.

the brethren, that that disciple should not 11 Simon Peter went up, and drew the die: yet Jesus said not unto him, He net to land full of great fishes, an hundred shall not die; but, if I will that he tarry and fifty and three: and for all there were till I come, what is that to thee? so many, yet was not the net broken. 24 This is the disciple which testifieth

12 Jesus saith unto them, Come and of these things, and wrote these things : dine. . And none of the disciples durst and we know that his testimony is true. ask him, Who art thou? knowing that it 25 And there are also many other was the Lord.

things which Jesus did, the which, if they 13 Jesus then cometh, and taketh bread, should be written every one, I suppose and giveth them, and fish likewise. that even the world itself could not contain

14 This is now the third time that Je-li the books that should be written. Amen.

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had given commandments unto the apos1 Arepetition of part of Christ's history. tes whom he had chosen :

15 Matthias chosen into the apostleship. 3 To whom also he shewed himself aT! HE former treatise have I made, 0 | live after his passion, by many infallible

Theophilus, of all that Jesus began proofs, being seen of them forty days, both to do and teach,

and speaking of the things pertaining to 2. Until the day in which he was taken the kingdom of God : up, after that he through the Holy Ghost 4 And being assembled together with

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